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Online APA Citation Examples

  • APA Style Help
    The American Psychological Association offers these examples.
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    If you have a question about APA style, it has probably been answered by the official APA Style Blog.
  • APA Style at OWL
    These examples are from OWL at Purdue.
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Selected APA References Examples

Book with one author (print)

Author's last name, Initial(s). (Date of publication). Book title. Place of publication: Publisher.

Sparks, N. (2011). The best of me. New York, NY: Grand Central Publishing.

Article from a database (e.g. Academic Search Complete)

Authors' last name(s), Initial(s). (Year). Article title. Journal title, volume(issue), page range. doi

* If there is no DOI, instead include the URL for the home page of the article.

Segal, S., Gelfand, B. J., Hurwitz, S., Berkowitz, L., Ashley, S. W., Nadel, E. S., & Katz, J. T. (2010). Plagiarism in residency application essays. Annals of Internal Medicine, 153, 112-W44. Retrieved from

Website with no author

Title (italicized). (date). Retrieved from (URL)

What causes Alzheimer's disease? (2012). Retrieved from



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